Is France Bigger Than Dublin? (Comparison)

France is a transcontinental country spanning Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories, whereas Dublin is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Ireland. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between France and Dublin regarding various aspects.


Is France bigger than Dublin?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Dublin is 117.8 sq km. France is bigger than Dublin by 640,561.2 sq km. France is around 5,438.7 times bigger than Dublin.

Area of France:  247,368 sq mi ( 640,679 km2 )

Area of France compared to Dublin

Area of Dublin:  45.5 sq mi ( 117.8 km2 )

Area of Dublin compared to France


Based on the World Bank, Eurostat data, the total population of France as of 2019 was estimated to be around 67.06 Million.

Population of France compared to Dublin

Based on the United Nations data, the total population of Dublin as of 2016 was estimated to be around 544,107.

Population of Dublin compared to France

Here is some more data comparison between France and Dublin.

Official Languages

France: French
Dublin: Irish and English

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Dublin as of 2018: 0.963

France Timezone: 

France has 12 different time zones but the majority of the area observes:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Dublin Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (Irish Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of France:
47° 0′ 0″ N, 2° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Dublin:
53° 20′ 59″ N6° 15′ 37″ W

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